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Hi I'm Shanece Leausa

I pretty much love to laugh at anything. Sports, out doors and down time with the family. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently serving an LDS mission in the Wellington New Zealand mission, and it has been the best choice, i have ever made in my life. Why? because the mission has changed me from who i "thought" i was into the person Heavenly Father knew i once was. im becoming who i really am, and for that i am eternally grateful. I have served in Wanganui/feilding/marton area, Wellington city area, and now in Christchurch city where the zombie movies are all filmed. haha jk, but it looks like a clip from a Zombie movie. Ive loved all my areas i have served so much, and just the beautiful people of New Zealand i have met. I love this Gospel. someone asked me the other day, if someone were to put a gun to my head and tell me to deny Jesus christ and God, would i?... i answered without hesitation, NO! i would die for my God, and my religeion. i love this work and i know its true. Before I came on the mission, I was attending school back home and just loving life, and facing challenged as they come. and they came everyday! haha I am the only girl in my family with four brothers, who I am soooo blessed to have. I never knew how much i loved them until i left home to live with girl roomates, and companions. ahah but i love all of them as well. I love love love sports, thanks to my family!:) basketball and volleyball i will play all day, err day! i pretty much, am interested in so many things, and there is just not enought time to do them all. but yeah, thats a rough sketch of me :)

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in the church. Never really had my own testimony of the Gospel til a couple years ago. I never took the time to read the Book of Mormon, or to really get anything from church, and I never knew really what the spirit was, or the atonement. i lost my way for a bit, and when i decided to make a change, and find out for myself if the teaching that i learned about when i was young were true. i took time to pray, to repent, to read, to study, to experiment, just like it says in Alma ch. 32. and after all of this, did i gain my own personal conversion of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. and the truth about the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day saints. I prayed, i asked, i acted. and i received an answer. I can now say, that i am a Mormon, because I know this is the only true and living church on the earth today. i want to live with my family for eternity, and i know i can with the plan that heavenly father set for us to return and i can only do that throught proper keys of priesthood authority that have been restored through the prophet Joseph Smith, whom we do not worship, but thank deeply for his dillengnce in bringing to pass the work of God on earth. I am a Mormon, because this is a church of "starting over in a sence" the Atonement of the Savior Jesus Christ is so real, and so life changing, i know that it can only be fully achieved throught this church by saving ordinaced which allow us to return back to live with him one day. i know that life is hard, and nothing ever goes right, but i also know, that anything that was easy was never worth it, and something that is worth it, is never easy. life is ment to be rough. but i love this church, I know that it is the Lord Kingdom for us here on earth. I am a Mormon, because i dared to act, and to experiment upon Gods word. this Gospel has brought me so much joy and happiness, that nothing else in the word can EVER bring me.

How I live my faith

Every day is a battle between doing, and not doing. Faith is more than a mere wanting to believe, faith is power. how to we get it? we Act we do. I try and live my faith by my actions. and i have seen my faith grow stronger and stronger everyday. one of those ways is praying. i pray and i know and have faith that Heavenly Father will answer me. and he never fails me, but i know he answers because of my faith, and not merly testing him to see if he will do it, but sincerly asking, and humbpling myself before him to ask him for things i stand in need of. .... ive come to understand that if you want more faith.. ACT. Doing the lords will, will always help you gain more faith then ever before.Obediance brings blessings. more obedient, more blessings. faith is an action word. Go, and Do!